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7 Books

Every sovereign man should read, says Simon Black.

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3/30/2013

Seven Books Every Sovereign Man Should Read

Every sovereign man should read, says Simon Black.

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3/30/2013

8 Government Crimes

Simon Black on what to expect.

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3/28/2013

Expect These Eight Steps From the Government's Playbook

Simon Black on what to expect.

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3/28/2013

The Dow vs. Bananas

A reality check from Simon Black.

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3/11/2013

Reality Check: The Dow Jones Industrial Average vs. Bananas

A reality check from Simon Black.

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3/11/2013

Trust Me, This Time Is Different…

This time it's different, said government thieves.

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2/28/2013

RED ALERT: World's Biggest Gold Storage Company Dumps US Citizens

World's biggest gold-storage company dumps American citizens, and who can blame them?

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2/26/2013

Why a Banking Insider Says ‘It's Time To Be Very Worried’

Really worry, says a banking insider.

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2/22/2013

Five Tools To Protect Your Privacy Online

With these 6 tools, says Simon Black.

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2/16/2013

How I Reached My Breaking Point Ten Years Ago Today

Simon Black on how he reached his breaking point.

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2/6/2013

US Bank Rejects Silver Quarter as u2018Bad Money'…

It's "bad money."

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1/12/2013

When Priced in Gold, the US Economy Is at Depression-Era Levels

The US economy is at Depression-era levels, says Simon Black.

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1/2/2013

Squatting on the Shoulders of Midgets

Simon Black on the morally and economically disastrous idea of fiat money.

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12/8/2012

Tell Me Again… Which of These Nations Is Communist?

And why is it freer than the US?

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11/21/2012

Guess What They're NOT Cutting in the Fiscal Cliff…

Simon Black on the alleged fiscal cliff.

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11/17/2012

‘Renounce Citizenship’ Is Now One of the Fastest-Growing Search Terms in Google

It's one of the fastest growing search terms on Google, says Simon Black.

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11/12/2012

Singapore Bank to Uncle Sam: u2018Stick It Where the Sun Don't Shine…'

Go jump in the lake.

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10/24/2012

In Case You Trip Over Your Shoelaces…

And the medical care is cheap and high-quality, says Simon Black.

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10/19/2012

Let's Talk About Facts, Not Fear

The facts are bad enough.

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10/17/2012

Is the IMF Now Recommending Capital Controls…?

Who can doubt it? Don't be caught, says Simon Black.

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10/12/2012

Why Is the US Government Planning for ‘Mass Fatalities’?

What is the US government planning?

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10/6/2012

One Very Strange Use for Silver Coins

Very fun, too.

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10/5/2012

This Free Country Should Be on Your Radar…

You should know about this free country, says Simon Black.

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8/24/2012

Another Example of Why Central Planning Is a Bad Idea…

It demonstrates everything wrong with government, says Simon Black.

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8/11/2012

Why Dost Thou Whet Thy Knife So Earnestly?

As the US debases the dollar.

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8/10/2012

US Government Proposes Law Making it Illegal for Them to Kill You

Simon Black has an 11-question quiz.

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8/9/2012

A Secret Paradise for Gun Rights and Residency

And residency?

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8/6/2012

Sentiment vs. Reality on the Economic Future

There's a total and dangerous disconnect, says Simon Black.

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6/21/2012

It’s Ramping Up

The government plan to steal even more of your money.

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6/14/2012

Brainwashing Starts With This Two-Letter Word

How often do you use it?

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6/7/2012

Uncle Spy Admits It

Monitoring you for these 377 words.

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6/2/2012

Have Any Faith in Government To Do the Right Thing?

If so, you must be living on the Planet Zucchini.

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5/22/2012

In Case You Really Have To Flee the Authorities

Simon Black on the greatness of Brazil.

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5/11/2012

Go East, Young Man

Simon Black on the rise of Asia.

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4/19/2012

The Rise of the Tax-Collector State

Now the greedy feds are copying ancient Rome, says Simon Black.

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4/18/2012

Thinking of Expatriating?

Move to a small country, says Simon Black. The smaller the better.

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4/6/2012

5 Things You Need To Know

Before filing your serf-taxes this time.

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3/23/2012

A Disease Masquerading as Its Own Cure

Simon Black reveals the real nature of government.

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3/20/2012

A Dollar Mutiny Has Broken Out

In the global currency wars.

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3/10/2012

Desperate Predator

The British government loots flea markets.

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3/5/2012

The Empire Has Killed All Bank Privacy

Simon Black on the one alternative left.

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2/29/2012

Your ‘Get Out of Jail’ Card

Simon Black on how to get a 2nd passport.

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2/28/2012

Our ‘Dictatorship of the Proletariat’

Simon Black on Hayek's warning and what we face.

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2/14/2012

Introducing the Government’s Newest Unpaid Spy

You, says Simon Black.

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2/13/2012

Google Changes Its Privacy Policy

Another reminder to use offshore email, says Simon Black.

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2/3/2012

Monsters vs. Megaupload

Just another reminder that democracy is an illusion, says Simon Black.

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1/24/2012

308,127,404 Americans Are Going To Get Hosed

Does that include you?

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1/13/2012

No Liberty

Simon Black on another consequence of economic decline.

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1/11/2012

Is There Less-Bad Currency To Hold Right Now?

Yes, says Simom Black.

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1/7/2012

8 Simple Truths

You need to know about 2012.

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1/4/2012

Bernanke Is a Domestic Terrorist

According to US Justice Department logic, says Simon Black.

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12/29/2011

How To Avoid Living in a Police State

Simon Black on freedom.

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12/27/2011

6 Reasons Your Bank Is Not Safe

Simon Black on what to do about it.

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12/22/2011

It All Started After His Assets Were Seized

Simon Black on the Mark Nestmann story.

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12/8/2011

A Very Sneaky Form of Theft

Simon Black on more governmental bleeding of investors.

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12/6/2011

Where Are the World’s Most Profitable Banks?

Pakistan, of course.

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12/1/2011

Your Monies and Positions Are Not Safe

Simon Black on the truth-telling broker in commodities futures who closed her business.

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11/21/2011

Can You See the Financial Gorilla in the Room?

Few people can, says Simon Black.

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11/18/2011

Imminent Threat

The government increases its offensive capacity against Americans.

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11/17/2011

Should You Open an Off-Shore Bank Account?

Simon Black: 4 reasons to do it now.

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11/14/2011

The Most Dangerous Woman in America

Far more threatening to you than Hillary.

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11/9/2011

On the Ground in Fukushima, Japan

And what it teaches us about our own future.

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11/3/2011

For Young People Who Want Out

Simon Black has some advice from Tokyo.

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10/31/2011

International Diversification

It is not really optional, says Simon Black.

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10/28/2011

The New Capitalist Frontier

Simon Black on the vast business and investment opportunities in Mongolia.

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10/27/2011

Will It Steal Your Gold?

Simon Black on bankrupt government.

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10/12/2011

Steve Jobs Was a Great Philanthropist

That is, he benefited mankind in the best way possible: through the market.

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10/7/2011

Look What I Got for 3 Hours, 6 Security Checkpoints, and $82…

Simon Black on visiting the US consulate in Cape Town.

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9/28/2011

We All Need One

A 2nd passport, says Simon Black.

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9/10/2011

This Is Why We Internationalize

This is why we have a plan, says Simon Black.

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9/6/2011

US Government Asset Seizures on the Rise

Is there any defense?

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8/25/2011

Modern Democracy

It's for idiots, says Simon Black.

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8/19/2011

In the Crisis, I’m Betting on Certain People

Who will kick rear ends and take names, says Simon Black.

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8/18/2011

What Are You Teaching Your Kids?

Simon Black on the real lessons of finance vs. the lies told to school children.

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8/11/2011

What’s the Power Elite Planning Behind the Scenes?

Is it world Weimar?

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8/9/2011

A Lesson From the Dying Post Office

About your retirement.

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7/29/2011

Buying Gold at Its All-Time High

Should you do it?

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7/28/2011

Bought Any Gold Yet?

Look at the European present and the American future, says Simon Black.

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7/22/2011

Building an Army of Thought Police

Simon Black on the totalitarian DHS.

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7/21/2011

What Democracy Really Means, From Greece to the US of A

Banksters and their wholly owned pols lording it over the rest of us.

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7/15/2011

Scary Times Ahead

Central banking is decivilizing the West, says Simon Black.

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7/14/2011

Trapped

Has the US government built a virtual Berlin Wall around the land of the free?

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7/13/2011

Boiling Frog Alert

Congress wants automatic payroll deductions to lower the debt they ran up, says Simon Black.

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7/9/2011

Where Taxes Are So Low…

Some people might actually pay them.

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7/6/2011

The Government’s Playbook

Get your hands on it, says Simon Black.

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7/5/2011

Foreign Account?

You must file by June 30, says Simon Black. But there is a loophole.

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6/29/2011

There’s Money To Be Made in Bad Economic Times

Entrepreneurs are most important then.

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6/25/2011

Government Killers Lose Heart

Simon Black on a silver lining to the US financial disaster.

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6/23/2011

‘Stay and Fight’

Is that even realistic?

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6/18/2011

To Survive the Chaos

Ask: do you have more confidence in yourself or the government?

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6/17/2011

The Social Implications

Of an economic collapse.

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6/15/2011

Is It Fixable?

The Western world, that is.

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6/14/2011

The Debt Problem

Is it as bad as they say?

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6/10/2011

Debt Is Slavery

And it is wrecking the world, and the lives of college students, too, says Simon Black.

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5/26/2011

This, Too, Shall Pass

This, too, and this and this and this.

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5/19/2011

US Government Seizes Pensions, Invades Pakistan

It’s another day in the life of the empire.

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5/18/2011

It’s Illegal To Resist Jackbooted Government Thugs

Forget Magna Carta and the Constitution, says Simon Black.

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5/17/2011

The US Government Will Seize Your Retirement Account

Simon Black on how, and what to do about it.

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5/12/2011

Can I Stop Taking My Shoes Off?

Simon Black on the suppression of dissent and OBL.

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5/4/2011

Jim Rogers Is Right

Simon Black on what we can learn from the Sage of Singapore.

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4/29/2011

Bolivian Central Planning

Is it our future?

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4/26/2011

The Worst Advice I’ve Seen in Years

Simon Black on buying "certificates of guaranteed expropriation."

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4/19/2011

Become a Multi-Millionaire

As a tax-snitch.

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4/15/2011

More ‘Pre-Crime’ Enforcement

Courtesy of the federal tax collectors.

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4/14/2011

Obamaism in a Nutshell

Simon Black on Christine Romer, coming Nobelist in Double-Think.

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4/9/2011

Monty Python and the World Economy

Tis but a scratch.

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3/25/2011

Illegal, Immoral Acts, Made Just

By Barack "Collateral-Damage" Obama.

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3/23/2011

The Crime of Making Better Money Than the Government

Bernard von Nothaus is convicted of domestic terrorism.

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3/22/2011

Piercing the Corrupt Veil of Bureaucratic Chicanery

Simon Black on what will do it, and why it's happening soon.

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3/18/2011

5 Countries With the Lowest Risk of Disaster

Pick one of these five countries, says Simon Black.

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3/17/2011

Time’s Almost Up

To get out of the dollar.

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3/16/2011

Third-World Countries

Argentina and America.

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3/11/2011

The US War on Certain Plants

And the effect on Mexico.

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3/9/2011

Breaking Free

From the US and its state-think.

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3/5/2011

The Ultimate Self-Reliance Manual

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3/4/2011

The Dollar Is Finished

Or so the market is telling us, says Simon Black.

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3/1/2011

Predator States

Rapacious governments want more and more of your money.

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2/24/2011

What Really Happened in Panama

Simon Black and the Offshore Man.

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2/23/2011

Panama Obeys the US Empire

Simon Black on the abolition of banking privacy.

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2/17/2011

The March Towards Capital Controls

It's quickening, says Simon Black.

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2/11/2011

New Government SOP

Step out of line, and you'll be cut off.

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2/1/2011

A Government Agent on Every Corner

A wiretap on every phone.

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1/27/2011

The Canary in the Coal Mine

We can see our alarming inflationary future in Southeast Asia, says Simon Black.

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1/19/2011

Countries That Can Weather the Age of Turmoil

Here's the list, just in case.

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1/15/2011

‘Protecting the Homeland’

It's destroying the economy, says Simon Black.

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1/14/2011

Look Overseas

Simon Black on one way to cope with American authoritarianism.

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1/12/2011

On the Shooter

Was he an "anti-government subversive"?

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1/11/2011

Apparently, There Was an Earthquake…

Simon Black on living in Chile.

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1/8/2011

So Long Dollar, Hello Renminbi

Simon Black on the new world currency.

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1/7/2011

The Tip of the State Spear

Avoid it, or blunt it.

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1/5/2011

That Grass

Sometimes it actually is greener, says Simon Black.

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12/30/2010

Multiple Flags and Foreign Residence

Simon Black on where he went and what he learned this year.

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12/29/2010

Help Them Take the Red Pill

Simon Black on helping your family and friends understand.

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12/21/2010

Under 30?

Here's how to survive.

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12/17/2010

Where To Move?

Watch what happened to 200 countries in 200 years, in a must-see four-minute video.

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12/15/2010

Peak Empire

In ancient Rome and modern America.

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12/14/2010

If You Want To Escape America

Should you move to New Zealand?

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12/9/2010

Lessons From the Fall of Rome

For would-be expats.

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12/8/2010

Health, Taxes, and Citizenship

And expatriation. Q&A with Simon Black.

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7/31/2010

Sit Down and Shut Up

Simon Black on the elite’s prescription for the rest of us.

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7/24/2010

3 Great Locations for Outsourcing Your Work

Simon Black on getting loyal, articulate, and punctual workers.

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7/23/2010

The Expat Widow

Simon Black on living happily in Malta.

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7/16/2010

Questions: All About Second Passports

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7/15/2010

The Most Expensive City in the World…

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7/14/2010
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